Education Week covers CS Ed Research presented at AERA

May 3, 2017 at 7:59 am Leave a comment

That is not a title I ever thought I’d write for a blog post.  How terrific that CS Ed is big at the American Education Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting, and is getting coverage in EdWeek!  (Thanks to Alfred Thompson for sharing this.)

As the movement has taken off, however, a number of basic questions have yet to be answered, and even more new questions have started to emerge. How do schools make computer science education more accessible for students from groups that have historically been shut out of the field? What types of lessons and programming environments are best for novice learners?  How do we know if students are learning what we want them to learn?

And, perhaps most significantly, why are America’s schools seeking to make computer science education universal in the first place?

All are topics that researchers across the country are actively investigating.

Source: Emerging Research on K-12 Computer Science Education: 6 Trends to Watch – Digital Education – Education Week

Entry filed under: Uncategorized. Tags: , , .

MOOCs don’t serve to decrease income inequality Profile of Ruthe Farmer: This Is How You Advocate For Girls In STEM

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Recent Posts

May 2017
M T W T F S S
« Apr   Jun »
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031  

Feeds

Blog Stats

  • 1,426,751 hits

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 5,142 other followers

CS Teaching Tips


%d bloggers like this: